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[Selectors4] case-insensitive attribute value matching (in XML)

From: Anne van Kesteren <annevk@opera.com>
Date: Sun, 24 Jul 2011 15:05:15 -0700
To: "CSS WG" <www-style@w3.org>
Message-ID: <op.vy48y1mf64w2qv@annevk-macbookpro.local>

For user agent style sheets HTML now has a number of "/* case-insensitive  
*/" annotations in its rendering section indicating the attribute value  
needs to be matched ASCII case-insensitively (so no Turkish dotloss i  
business). This is because these attribute values need to be matched ASCII  
case-insensitively in HTML and XML.

Authors might want that ability too in case they write CSS against  
"unknown" markup.

Unfortunately I have no good idea for syntax. Only crappy ideas:


   [att=val flag]



Anne van Kesteren
Received on Sunday, 24 July 2011 22:05:55 UTC

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